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A Window of Opportunity: How windowing saved our data table

The modern age of web development that includes modularized, encapsulated web components, has brought us a plethora of tools, technologies, frameworks, and libraries of all varieties. With every such tool that is created to simplify our lives as developers in the long run, there's also a catch we sometimes neglect to consider: the cost of maintenance and performance.

How to enable automatic runtime in React 17 with @babel/preset-react?

The biggest feature of React 17, as React team claims, is that there are no new features. This isn't however entirely true. In Babel 7.9.0, a new JSX transform was announced. It could only be used in experimental React releases. Until now!

A Practical Guide To Product Tours In React Apps

Showcasing new product features to users or familiarizing them with some UI functionality in a web app can get tedious, especially when you want users to see a lot of things. In the following guide, you’ll learn how to proactively use product tours to onboard users into a new and complex UX, and how to familiarize them with UI functionality without boring them, using a typical React app.

A Crime in React Nativeland —A Nightmare on Content Street

Put your detective hat on and embark upon a debugging murder mystery journey through React Nativeland.

TypeScript + React: Why I don't use React.FC

In my recent article on TypeScript and React component patterns I’ve stated that I don’t use the built-in type React.FC<> but rather be explicit with typing children. I didn’t state why, and it sparked some interest. That’s why I want to elaborate a little bit.

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